Freshman Natalie Gruszka (Valparaiso, Ind.) was honored with the North Coast Athletic Conference Women's Distance Runner of the Week award for her performance at the Rose Hulman Early Bird Invite last Saturday.
Gruszka led the Tigers to a third place finish after recording a pair of first place finishes. She won the 800-meters in a time of 2:23.47 and later took home the title in the 1,500 meters at 5:01.31.
DePauw will return to action April 1 at the Centre Invitational.